Hear leading scientists and environmental journalists explore the many aspects of carbon capture, including reforestation and rewilding as well as a range of industrial methods.
As well as reducing our CO2 emissions, capturing carbon from the atmosphere could be another way to limit climate change. We discussed whether this approach offers a solution to the unfolding climate crisis or if it simply offers a false sense of security.
Professor Gideon Henderson: Chief Scientific Advisor at the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA)
Professor Nilay Shah: Head of Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College
Dr Jennifer Wilcox – Acting Assistant Secretary and Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fossil Energy, US Department of Energy and Professor of Chemical Engineering and Energy Policy, University of Pennsylvania
Ritula Shah (Chair) – Journalist and news presenter on BBC Radio, and the main presenter of The World Tonight on BBC Radio 4